Rear seatbelt options an often forgotten safety issue
Rear seatbelt options an often forgotten safety issue

My wife recently attended a first aid course but the instructor also spoke about potential health risks when seated in a…

404 a perfect fit for Peugeot nut
404 a perfect fit for Peugeot nut

Don Howarth is a bit of a Peugeot nut. He's got three: a 406 coupe he bought sight unseen in 2007, a 306 cabriolet - and…

Long term test car update
Long term test car update

The BMW 3 Series Sport Edition is Driven's first long-term test car. We are testing the 3 Series for three months and are…

Flowery Figaro gets cameras clicking
Flowery Figaro gets cameras clicking

Paula Wallace is head of design at Wallace Cotton and drives an attention-seeking car What do you drive? A 1991 little…

Motoring

Minor motorway crash brings traffic to standstill
Minor motorway crash brings traffic to standstill

A minor crash on Auckland's Southern Motorway has caused havoc for Christmas Eve shoppers. At least…

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Safety first – Mazda comes up with the winner

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Driven Small Car of the Year
Driven Small Car of the Year

Honda Jazz The Honda Jazz has long been a brilliant car in terms of packaging, but that was really…

Driven Medium/Large Car of the Year

Mercedes-Benz C-Class sedan Sporty 'Baby Benz' steps out of the S-Class shadows When it was launched internationally…

Driven Green vehicle of the year

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV Kiwis need look no further for best hybrid SUV on the market The Outlander plug-in hybrid…

Driven Commercial vehicle of the year

Ford Ranger Wildtrak Weekend warrior has swanky fittings and plenty of grunt The Wildtrak is the best-looking ute…

Driven Luxury Car of the Year

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Driven Performance Car of the Year
Driven Performance Car of the Year

BMW M3/4 BMW has downsized its most famous M-car in tune with the times, while at the same time increasing…

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Road Safety

More police as holiday period begins
More police as holiday period begins

Police are urging care on the roads over the holidays as a four-car crash leaves one person critically…

Revealed: Holiday danger spots

Police are putting their traffic enforcement focus on holiday black spots to keep the annual road toll from surging above…

Holiday driving warning

With the annual summer exodus to the beach about to begin, motorists are being warned to take care while driving this festive…

Cyclist: I just feel sorry for attacker

A cyclist who was assaulted during a motorist's fit of road rage has forgiven the man and says, in fact, he feels sorry…

Warning for drivers leading up to Christmas
Warning for drivers leading up to Christmas

In the week before Christmas police are warning drivers to be extra vigilant on the roads.

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Motoring photos and video

Porsche Sport Driving School with the 911 GT3
photos Porsche Sport Driving School with the 911 GT3

David Linklater drives the new Porsche 911 GT3 at…

Honda CB500X
photos Honda CB500X

Jacqui Madelin jumped aboard a CB500X and joined the…

Driven's 320d BMW long term test car
photos Driven's 320d BMW long term test car

The Driven Magazine staff have their first ever…

The Good Oil: December 13
photos The Good Oil: December 13

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Car Care

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Motor Vehicles

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